Job title: Morning Newscast Producer/Reporter
Description: WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant #1 NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a full-time weekday morning newscast producer and reporter. The successful candidate will produce NewsChannel 2’s newscasts from 5:00-7:00 a.m. on WKTV-NBC and 7:00-7:30 a.m. on our CW11 channel. In addition, the position will update the station’s website and social media, and manage the assignment desk overnight. The position will also front on-air reports and fill-in anchor when warranted.
Skill requirements: The successful candidate must be proficient in broadcast writing and news production. Must be social media savvy and skilled in writing for online publication. Must have excellent time management and organizational skills and news judgment. Must be able to work odd hours, including overnights, weekends, and holidays. Must have a college degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience. On-air experience is preferred. Must have a clean driving record and pass a drug test. WKTV is an equal opportunity employer.
Position opens: Immediately
Search closes: When a suitable candidate is found
Hours: Full time (40 hours per week)
Supervisor: News Director
Qualifications: Four-year college degree required
Email resume/reel to: Jeremy Ryan - News Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Email only. Phone calls will not be accepted.